For those wheelchair users who want both a powered solution and a self propelled wheelchair then the Gemini from Drive Medical is perfect. This clever hybrid product can be converted from an electric wheelchair to a manual wheelchair in just a few seconds by removing the drive unit. Once removed the larger 24" rear wheels can be fitted and you're ready to go.
Built around a strong aluminium frame, the Gemini electric wheelcair will propel users up to 19 stone in weight using its powerful dual 200 watt motors. Control is easy using the joystick which can be fitted on either arm rest. Suited to both indoor and outdoor use the Gemini provides a practical solution for those who want both a manual and an electric wheelchair.
Comfort levels are very good with a 2" deep seat cushion and a tension adjustable backrest to provide the support required. Other features include seat side guards, swing away foot rests and a lap belt.
Weighing just 18.5 kgs when the drive unit is removed this aluminium wheelchair is very portable and can be stowed for travel or storage with ease. The aluminium frame has dual cross bracing which makes it both strong and very robust. When used as a manual wheelchair there are push handles to the rear should they be needed.
The Gemini electric wheelchair from Drive Medical is a very versatile wheelchair which will be ideal for those active users who travel frequently and want the benefit and flexibility of a hybrid product.
Swing away & detachable footrests
Quick release rear self-propelled wheels
2" seat cushion
One-touch lap seat belt
Strong aluminium frame
Fold-away user brakes
Tension adjustable backrest
Easy to use joystick controller
Push handles to rear
Plastic side guards
Overall Height 89cm (35")
Overall Length 104cm (40.9")
Overall Width 58cm / 23" (Powerchair) or 68cm / 27" (Manual Wheelchair)
Seat Height 51cm (21")
Total Weight (Powered) 43.25kg (Manual wheelchair) 18.5kg
User Weight 19 Stone / 120kgs